Bars

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Top food, great drink, smart service, Le Bon Ton is a winner.

Melbourne

Le Bon Ton

This New Orleans-channelling bar/diner slings Hurricane's smoked brisket and chicken ribs until dawn on the weekend.

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The interior of Jungle Boy bar in Windsor

Jungle Boy

Some of the best crafted cocktails on Chapel are found at this Tiki-party hidden behind a fridge inside Boston Sub.

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Hihou Interiror

Melbourne

Hihou

It's the stunning, dark Japanese cocktail bar overlooking the park on Spring Street where you never notice the strings being pulled.

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Don't go breakin' my: Heartbreaker, the American-style dive bar Melbourne had to have.

Melbourne

Heartbreaker

It's easy to fall for this American-style dive bar with an old-school, party-hard jukebox vibe.

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All-day hangout: Heartattack and Vine in Carlton.

Melbourne

Heartattack and Vine

This Lygon Street newcomer takes its name from a Tom Waits song and its inspiration from neighbourhood bars in Italy.

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Ironically seedy: The made-under bar.

Melbourne

Hats and Tatts

This crumbling pub has been made-under to resemble a seedy American boozer.

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Best cellar: A vaulted ceiling towers over the racked wines.

Melbourne

Harry & Frankie

This good-looking, good-natured newcomer may spark the transformation of Bay Street.

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Hard Rubbish's name is a tribute to the second-hand decor throughout.

Melbourne

Hard Rubbish Jaffle Bar

A former, ahem, massage parlour in Preston finds new life as a casual and crafty neighbourhood weekend bar.

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Bottles are available to takeaway at Hampton Wine Co.

Melbourne

Hampton Wine Co

This smart little wine bar sweeps in to slake the bayside suburb's thirst.

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Gin Palace

Melbourne

Gin Palace

All the gin and chicken toasted sandwiches, every night until 3am. It's the dream, in a basement decked out with lux upholstered furniture

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